Christmas Air Jordan 4 thunder and fire red here
After the recent release of the Air Jordan 4 (IV) Retro "Fire Red" we get another familiar aspect of this figure, but not quite an OG it. Seen here is Air Jordan 4 thunder of, set to hit stores in about a week. This will be the swan song for the Air Jordan IX this year, marking the latest in a growing huge pairs that have managed to maintain much interest due to the narrative approach Doernbecher and Johnny Kilroy pairs . Click on the link to get a look and watch for Air Jordan 4 "thunder" in at places like Mr. R Sports on December 15.
Tinker Hatfield once again designed this shoe. The Air Jordan 4 featured many new design concepts. First, the straps on the side for increased ankle support. It was nearly impossible for MJ to roll his ankle in these shoes. The Air Jordan 4 again featured the air sole heel for dded cushioning and a full length midsole. In the Air jordan 4 White/Black-Cement, the shoe featured a unique texturing nicknamed “Cookies & Cream” for its striking resemblance. The Air Jordan 4 was another masterpiece to the Jordan lineup.
Mike flies to new heights
While wearing the Air Jordan 4, Michael Jordan reached new points in his career. Taking home another scoring title with 32.5 points per game, Jordan also appeared in the All-Star Game, First Team NBA, and All-Defense. This year was arguably Jordan’s best year despite no championship.
It was in the Air Jordan 4′s that Jordan made “the shot” which was a series winning shot at the buzzer to advance the Bulls to the next round in a do or die situation.
Spike likes Mike
Nike continued the Jordan 4 commercials with Mars Blackmon (Spike Lee) and created the famous Can/Can’t TV commercial. Spike Lee really liked these shoes personally and gave them some extra promotion in his movie Do The Right Thing.
A classic scene for all AJ fans is when one of the persons in the movie gets his brand new AJ IV’s scuffed by a bicycle rider and flips out about it, places his shoe upon a fire-hydrant and cleans it with a toothbrush. Rent the movie today if you haven’t it!(Nike hyperdunk 2013)